Our Climate Future In Berlin
Article - 08/06/2023

Our Climate Future - Germany & Iceland: Clean Energy Summit 2023

Mannvit is participating in Our Climate Future – Germany & Iceland: Clean Energy Summit 2023 that brings together government representatives, businesses, and civil society groups from Iceland and Germany to discuss ways to strengthen international cooperation to achieve climate goals. The summit builds on recent progress in clean energy and discusses technological solutions to accelerate the energy transition.

Kristinn Ingason Head of Geothermal Energy at Mannvit and Stefan Thiem, Head of Reservoir Engineering and Simulation at Geothermie Neubrandenburg, a German subsidiary of Mannvit. Dr. Robert Habeck, Germany’s Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Action, and Gudlaugur Thór Thórdarson, Iceland’s Minister of the Environment, Energy and Climate will both make keynote addresses.

The Embassy of Iceland, Green by Iceland and co-organized by the Energiewaechter, will host the Germany-Iceland Clean Energy Summit at the Nordic Embassies – Felleshus in Berlin. The summit is centered on the context of today’s geopolitical challenges, more ambition is needed to rapidly decarbonize the energy system while ensuring energy security. Given that Iceland is the world’s largest producer of green energy per capita and has been a leader in renewable energy for more than a century, there are many lessons that can be shared to benefit from today’s global energy security and climate change challenges.

More information on the summit.